Welcome to the
Northern Australian Dairy Hub
An extension service for dairy farmers and those who work within the Northern dairy industry. Subtropical Dairy partners with the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Queensland to provide the latest R&D outcomes and comtempory technical resources.
A large collection of information and extension resources for the tropical and subtropical dairy industries
Northern Horizons is Subtropical Dairy’s newsletter published bi-monthly. It delivers a range of industry information tailored for our region
The University of Queensland Gatton Campus is located on the Warrego Highway an hour and half drive west of Brisbane, Queensland.
YOUNG DAIRY NETWORK
A learning and social network for young
farmers, farm employees and service
providers in the subtropical dairy industry.
QLD DAIRY ACCOUNTING SCHEME
The Queensland Dairy Accounting Scheme (QDAS) is a service of the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries. It was established to improve the understanding of business principles among advisors and dairy farmers by providing farm management accounting and analysis.
Search the Resources
A list of health, WH&S, financial support and other information resources from the Australian, Queensland and NSW governments
Resources to assist dairy farmers with herd nutrition during drought conditions in Northern Australia. Dowload regional information
A series of resources to help northern Australian dairy businesses estimate the potential profit from making business changes
Darling Downs Focus Farm
Focus farms provide the opportunity for farmers to learn through the experiences of a real farm
Get In Touch
Drop us a line with your enquiry
Subtropical Dairy is a not-for-profit research, development, extension and education company, limited by guarantee. It is led by a skills-based board elected by subtropical dairy farmers.
During 2019-20, in conjunction with industry partners, Subtropical Dairy delivered $1.9 million worth of projects that focus on improving the profitability and sustainability of dairy farms. Subtropical Dairy receives its core funding from Dairy Australia and the Dairy Services Levy.